A fellow peace activist wrote this and gave me permission to post it here. It is moving and thoughtful and attends to the too little attention given by the mainstream media upon these gut wrenching testimonies of our wounded warriors, our true winter patriots. Editor: As noted in The World (March 17, 2008), Sunshine Week […]
This is a great ad from Vote Vets
â€œThese are the times that try menâ€™s souls. The summer soldier and sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.â€ Thomas Paine, 1776 Visit the IVAW website for details and to support this campaign and […]
IAVA lobbying Congress to improve funding for our fighting men and women. Follow up here to send your support to Congress and to write your local papers and inform the public.
Veteran running for Congress against ‘freedom fries’ Republican Walter Jones who now opposes the Iraq war, Marshall Adame has gained the ire of Blackwater. Openly voicing criticism over conduct he personally witnessed and a general dislike for mercenaries in general (guns for hire; No more, no lessâ€¦ Private Armies represent the very things we despise […]
VoteVets has launched a new blog VetVoice where presidential candidates have been invited to share their plans regarding our veterans, the prosecution of the conflict in Iraq and other military and veteran related matters. To date, the only GOP candidate to participate is Ron Paul all others thus far declining, while five democratic contenders have […]